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DATE
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ETR
21 Apr 17
p. 1388.
MPN
28 Apr 17
p. 2683-84.
MPW
28 Apr 17
p. 633.
MPW
5 May 17
p. 854.
NYDM
21 Apr 17
p. 26.
Variety
13 Apr 17
p. 27.
Wid's
26 Apr 17
pp. 265-66.
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Release Date:
29 April 1917
Copyright Claimant:
Pathé Exchange, inc.
Copyright Date:
24 April 1917
Copyright Number:
LU10624
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Wandering away from the excitement of a party and stage play given at her house in honor of her fifth birthday, Little Mary falls into the hands of gypsies. When she overhears their chief discuss a ransom demand for her, Mary escapes into the woods during the still of the night. The next morning, she discovers an old cabin where she meets elderly James Andrews, who, years earlier, hid himself and all his wealth in this uninhabited woodland after a quarrel with his son. The next day, when the distraught chauffeur whose negligence had been responsible for Mary's disappearance arrives, Andrews realizes that Mary is his son's daughter and decides to accompany her home. Thus, the old man and child return to the Andrews home where the whole family is ... +


Wandering away from the excitement of a party and stage play given at her house in honor of her fifth birthday, Little Mary falls into the hands of gypsies. When she overhears their chief discuss a ransom demand for her, Mary escapes into the woods during the still of the night. The next morning, she discovers an old cabin where she meets elderly James Andrews, who, years earlier, hid himself and all his wealth in this uninhabited woodland after a quarrel with his son. The next day, when the distraught chauffeur whose negligence had been responsible for Mary's disappearance arrives, Andrews realizes that Mary is his son's daughter and decides to accompany her home. Thus, the old man and child return to the Andrews home where the whole family is reunited. +

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